2012 Kia Cerato S

2012 Kia Cerato S Specifications

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7.9L/100km
4 stars

About the 2012 Kia Cerato S

The 2012 Kia Cerato S is a front-wheel drive four-door sedan that was released to the Australian market on 01/10/2012 classified as a TD MY13. The Cerato is regarded as a small car built in Korea with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$6,100.

The Cerato is a front-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 2.0L INLINE 4 engine that has 115 kW of power (at 6200 rpm) and 194 Nm of torque (at 4300 rpm) via a Six-speed Automatic. KIA claims the Cerato S uses 7.9L/100km of Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 187g of CO2. It has a 52L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 658km per full tank.

The Cerato measures 1460mm (57.5 inches) in height, 4530mm (178.3 inches) in length, 1775mm (69.9 inches) in width with a 2650mm (104.3 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1250kg (2755.8 lbs) of unladen weight. The Cerato S comes standard with 195/65 R15 front tyres and 195/65 R15 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2012 Kia Cerato S has a 150mm ground clearance with a 1200kg braked and 450kg unbraked towing capacity.

The Cerato has received a 4 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the RHS - Front Door Aperture and the compliance plate is located on the Lower Pass Side Centre Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to KNAFH222395000123.


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Kia Cerato S Details
Price-
Used Price From DealerA$6,100
Trade-In ValueA$4,100
SeriesTD MY13
Body Stylefour-door sedan
Release date01/10/2012
Discontinued date31/03/2013
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationRHS - Front Door Aperture
Compliance plate locationLower Pass Side Centre Pillar
VIN ExampleKNAFH222395000123
Country of originKorea
SegmentSmall Car
Safety ANCAP rating4 stars
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
Kia Cerato S Engine Specifications
TypeMULTI POINT F/INJ
Size1998cc, 2.0L
Power @ RPM 115kW @ 6200rpm (154.2 hp)
Torque @ RPM194Nm @ 4300rpm (143.1 lb-ft)
Cylindersfour-cylinder
Number of Valves16
ValvesVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio10.5
Power/weight ratio92.0kw/tonne
Bore/stroke86mm × 86mm (3.4in × 3.4in)
Kia Cerato S Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSix-speed Automatic
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Steering typeRACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning circle10.3m (33.8 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size195/65 R15 - 5.5x15
Rear tyre & wheel size195/65 R15 - 5.5x15
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Gas damper
Rear suspension typeTorsion bar, Gas damper
Kia Cerato S Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeUNLEADED PETROL
Fuel tank capacity52L
Fuel consumption (combined average)7.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range658.2km (409.0 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)187g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Kia Cerato S Dimensions
Length4530mm (178.3 inches)
Width1775mm (69.9 inches)
Height1460mm (57.5 inches)
Wheelbase2650mm (104.3 inches)
Front track1557mm (61.3 inches)
Rear track1564mm (61.6 inches)
Ground clearance150mm (5.9 inches)
Unladen weight1250kg (2755.8 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Kia Cerato S Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity1200kg (2645.5 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity450kg (992.1 lbs)
Kia Cerato S Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Kia Cerato S Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Kia Cerato S Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Brake Assist
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Cloth Trim
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows
  • Radio CD with 6 Speakers
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Side Front AirBags
Optional Features
  • Metallic Paint - A$300